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The One-Day-a-Year Fitness Plan

More pain quest than workout, misogi is the secret, punishing ritual that has revolutionized Atlanta Hawks supershooter Kyle Korver's game. You have time for this—if it doesn't kill you first.

Charles Bethea
Dec 9, 2014

Alicia Carr
Jun 10, 2010

With its SoCal sun and NoCal sensibility, Santa Barbara is about the best place in the lower 48 for an early-spring mix of surfing and cycling—and for anyone in pursuit of a good glass of wine. While last November's fires scoured 1,940 acres in Santa Barbara County, the flames spared the city center and the majority of the recreational trails surroundi

Stephanie Pearson
Feb 18, 2009

Discover the pleasure and pain of pro-caliber climbs with these U.S. mountain monsters

Andrew Vontz
Jun 18, 2007